restricted access   Volume 11, Number 3, November 2015

Table of Contents


“The Quota Encouraged Me to Run”: Evaluating Jordan’s Municipal Quota for Women

pp. 261-282

The Traumas and Truths of the Body: Medical Evidence and Divorce in Colonial Algerian Courts, 1870–1930

pp. 283-305

“I Do What I Please, but Even So, I See a Psychologist”: Palestinian Divorced and Widowed Mothers in Israel

pp. 306-324

Review Essays

The Centrality of Gender to Understanding Turkish Politics

pp. 325-330

Queer Imaginaries: Tensions in Academic and Activist Frames

pp. 331-336

Book Reviews

Live and Die Like a Man: Gender Dynamics in Urban Egypt by Farha Ghannam (review)

pp. 337-339

A Society of Young Women: Opportunities of Place, Power, and Reform in Saudi Arabia by Amélie Le Renard (review)

pp. 340-342

The Security Archipelago: Human-Security States, Sexuality Politics, and the End of Neoliberalism by Paul Amar (review)

pp. 343-345

Native Tongue, Stranger Talk: The Arabic and French Literary Landscapes of Lebanon by Michelle Hartman (review)

pp. 346-348

Third Space

Art Concept

Artist’s Concept Note

p. 349

Editor’s Comment

p. 349

An Appeal for Secular Feminisms in Turkey

pp. 350-353

Cartooning and the Democratic Transition in Tunisia: Lilia Halloul

pp. 354-358

Feminist Formations

Libyan Women’s Platform for Peace

pp. 359-361

Bidarzani Collective

pp. 362-364

Association Tounissiet

pp. 365-367


pp. 368-370

Sawt Al Niswa

pp. 371-373

Thawrat El Banat

pp. 374-375

Zanan-e Emrooz

pp. 376-379